Snail farming in Nigeria is a virgin venture when it comes to livestock agribusiness, as a result, the earlier investors without doubt have bright prospects in exploring this venture. Mr. Brave Ebimowei, the CEO of the Brave Snail Farm Production, reveals the secret in snail farming and how he was able to create job for himself after many years of searching for companies that will hire him, but he was able to end job-hunting immediately he embraced snail farming. But now he is making it big in snail farming business.
He has been in snail farming for almost 20 years . He started with just 20 snails picked from the forest way back 2001, but he has turned this venture into a lucrative commercial business that is bringing a huge return financially.
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Snail farming involves the rearing of snails for consumption
and other economical purposes either on a small scale or commercial scale.
Basically, we are looking at Commercial snail farming and how you can profit
from this unexplored viable agribusiness opportunity.
The annual snail consumption in Nigeria is still unknown. The
international trade on snails is flourishing in Europe and North America. The
United States is the highest importer of not more than $4 million worth of
snails annually from all over the World. Africans are yet to profit from this
goldmine as a result of lack of adequate knowledge on the production,
management practices and negligence.
Commercial Snail farming has become a lucrative livestock
venture as it offers new business opportunities. It yields quick mon...
According to Ossai Iyore , a Snail Farmer who described Snail farming as a money-spinning business for prospective farmers if properly developed, at Ekiosa market in Benin.
Iyore told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Benin that“` snails are the most common livestock to train”.
According to her, the snail is one of the most prolific domestic animals as it can lay between four and 10 eggs which also become mature snails.
“Snails handpicked from the bush (usually in the dead of the night) have been the only way to get snails to the market and dinner table.
“As Nigeria’s population explodes and our forests continue to be sacrificed to build cities, the (bush) supply of snails cannot keep up with the soaring demand.
“This has created an opportunity in the market
I will be sharing with you some basic steps on how to start snail farming, make steady profit from snail farming business and the opportunity that abound in exporting snail outside the country for greater profit.
Snail Farming (Heliculture): Snail Farming Is the process of rearing snail for human consumption and other purposes either on a small scale or large scale.
Snail farming is one of the untapped money spinning ventures when compared to other forms of agribusiness. Snail Farming happens to be one of the most neglected farming in Africa as a result of ignorance, as Africans are yet to exploit full potentials of Snail Farming business on subsistence and commercial level. Some sources suggest that, globally , the snail industry represents more than USD 12 billion , wi...
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